Chelsea supervisor Thomas Tuchel has dismissed the hypothesis linking Timo Werner with a possible exit from the membership this summer time.
The Germany worldwide has had a irritating debut marketing campaign with the Blues, and he has misfired a number of clear-cut possibilities on objective.
Regardless of this, he has 10 targets and 6 assists from 38 appearances, and he has proven indicators of enchancment since Tuchel turned the membership’s supervisor in January.
It was just lately reported that Werner could depart after only one season, and the Blues may supply him as a makeweight to signal Borussia Dortmund’s Erling Braut Haaland.
Nevertheless, Tuchel dismissed the switch hearsay and confused that the reporters ought to cease specializing in the gossip and ‘learn a guide’ as a substitute.
At his press convention for Chelsea’s Champions League recreation in opposition to Atletico Madrid, Tuchel mentioned: “Cease studying, cease studying, what do you learn? Learn a guide. There is no such thing as a guide about Timo Werner. So learn a guide.”
The 25-year-old has been a daily starter since Tuchel took over the reins from Frank Lampard however was solely a substitute within the 0-0 draw at Leeds United on Sunday.
With Mason Mount suspended and Christian Pulisic failing to impress, the German may get the nod within the assault for tonight’s Champions League showdown in opposition to Atletico.
The Blues are main 1-0 after the away leg of the Champions League final 16 tie and can again themselves to progress to the following spherical.
They’ve stored a shocking 10 clear sheets in 12 video games beneath Tuchel. They’re unbeaten within the final three conferences in opposition to Diego Simeone’s facet (two wins and one draw).
Learn: Predicted Chelsea line-up (3-4-3) vs Atletico Madrid, Olivier Giroud returns.
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